Research is important for advancing the medical field and lymphoma is no exception. The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS) is one of the major organizations focused on providing support for investigators to continue increasing understanding about the disease as well as improving its diagnosis and treatment. In order to do so, the LLS attributes academic grants to support basic and translational leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma research. Here are ten examples of LLS academic grants.
The career development program is meant for highly qualified investigators who demonstrated capacities for independent, sustained and original investigation in the field of hematologic malignancies. These grants are awarded at different stages of research careers in specific categories. To be eligible, investigators need to hold an independent faculty-level or equivalent position and holding substantial support for the research from a national agency. The grant is worth $110,000 per year for five years and applications will open soon.